FS: rocketry books (13 titles)

We offer the following books on rocketry, space exploration, and military r
ockets. Items offered have been selected with the modeler in mind, wheth
er it be general information or scale model information.
Please email us with the item number you wish to reserve. The bulk discoun
t for the entire lot is listed at the end of this message.
1. n.a. THE SPACE STATION: A DESCRIPTION OF THE CONFIGURATION ESTABLISHED
AT THE SYSTEMS REQUIREMENTS REVIEW (SRR) Washington, D.C.: NASA, 1986. 8
vo. 36pp. 1st Edition. Original pictorial wraps. Illustrated. Some une
ven browning to the wraps. Very Good. $15.00
2. Allaway, Howard THE SPACE SHUTTLE AT WORK Washington, D.C.: NASA, 197
9. 8vo. 76pp. 1st Edition. Original pictorial wraps. Illustrated. Ver
y nice folding cross section color diagram of the shuttle from the time whe
n the Columbia was the flag ship. Front cover spotted. Very Good. $15.00
3. Glorioso, Kelly L. (ed.) JOURNAL OF MILITARY ORDNANCE, MARCH 2000 (VOL
. 10, NO. 2) Darlington: Kalmbach Publishing, 2000. 8vo. 57pp. Origina
l pictorial wraps. Illustrated. Article on the Iskander-E tactical ballis
tic missile, "Son of Scud" by Steve. J. Zaloga. Some separation at the top
staple, but the text is intact. Very Good. $10.00
4. Haggerty, James J. SPINOFF 1980 Washington, D.C.: NASA, 1980. 8vo.
147pp. 1st Edition. Original pictorial wraps. Illustrated. Articles on
how the technology of space travel made it into everyday life. Includes an
article on the shuttle program with a nice full page picture of the shuttl
e on the launch pad. Some rubbing to the extremities. Very Good. $20.00
5. Haggerty, James J. SPINOFF 1978 Washington, D.C.: NASA, 1978. 8vo.
124pp. 1st Edition. Original pictorial wraps. Illustrated. Articles on
how the technology of space travel made it into everyday life. One article
on the shuttle. Spine ends chipped. Some uneven browning to the covers.
Very Good. $20.00
6. Haggerty, James J. SPINOFF 1977 Washington, D.C.: NASA, 1977. 8vo.
116pp. 1st Edition. Original pictorial wraps. Illustrated. Articles on
how the technology of space travel made it into everyday life. Traces of w
ear. Very Good. $20.00
7. Isaacson, Jeffrey A. & David R. Vaughan ESTIMATION AND PREDICTION OF B
ALLISTIC MISSILE TRAJECTORIES Santa Monica: RAND, 1996. 12mo. 70pp. 1st
Edition. Original wraps. Illustrated. An important, technical work. Some
staining to the front cover. Very Good. $15.00
8. Isby, David C. WEAPONS AND TACTICS OF THE SOVIET ARMY London: Jane's,
n.d. (1981). Large 8vo. 384pp. 1st Edition. Original cloth. Illustrat
ed. Uncommon. Includes chapters on nuclear weapons and air defence weapon
s, among many others. Ownership ink stamp on the front pastedown. Edges o
f text block spotted. The jacket has a couple of closed tears. Very Good
in Like DJ. $50.00
9. Richardson, Doug NAVAL ARMAMENT London: Jane's, n.d. (1981). Large 8
vo. 144pp. 1st Edition. Original cloth. Illustrated. Chapters on strat
egic missiles, anti-ship missiles, surface to air missiles, ordnance, torpe
does, and more. Missile data includes length, diameter, and wing span. Own
ership address label on the front pastedown. Bottom corners bumped. Only
traces of wear to the jacket. Very Good in Near Fine DJ. $12.00
10. Ruzic, Neil P. SPINOFF 1976; A BICENTENNIAL REPORT n.p. (Washington,
D.C.): n.p. (NASA), 1976. 8vo. 103pp. Reprint. Original pictorial wrap
s. Illustrated. Articles on how the technology of space travel made it in
to everyday life. Traces of wear. Near Fine. $20.00
11. Von Braun, Wernher & Frederick I. Ordway HISTORY OF ROCKETRY AND SPAC
E TRAVEL NY: Thomas Y. Crowell, n.d. (1975). 4to. 308pp. 1st Printing o
f the 3rd Edition. Original cloth. Illustrated. Ex-library with the usua
l markings. Good in Like DJ. $10.00
12. Von Braun, Wernher & Frederick I. Ordway THE ROCKETS' RED GLARE Gard
en City: Anchor Books\Doubleday, 1976. 12mo. 212pp. 1st Edition. Origin
al cloth. Illustrated. A great general history of rocketry. Large closed
tear extending down 1\3 the length of the spine on the dust jacket, with a
ttendant creasing. A touch of spotting to the front free endpaper and fron
t pastedown. Spine ends rubbed but not rubbed through. Very Good in Good
DJ. $20.00
13. Zaloga, Steven J. THE KREMLIN'S NUCLEAR SWORD; THE RISE AND FALL OF R
USSIA'S STRATEGIC NUCLEAR FORCES 1945-2000 296pp. 1st Edition. Original
cloth. Illustrated. Some scuffing to the back panel of the jacket. Fine
in Very Good DJ. $20.00
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